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Muscadet de Dieppe cider apple tree

Muscadet de Dieppe
Muscadet de Dieppe is listed in the RHS Plants for Pollinators
A very old French bittersweet cider variety.

Muscadet de Dieppe cider apple trees for sale

  • Small 1-year bare-root tree $35.95
    Mature height: 6ft-9ft after 10 years
    G.11 rootstock
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You can pre-order now for shipping in the spring 2023 planting season.


Muscadet de Dieppe is a very old good quality French bittersweet cider variety, originally from the area around the Normandie port of Dieppe.

Muscadet de Dieppe characteristics

  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Pollination group2
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • PloidyDiploid
  • WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
  • Picking seasonMid
  • UsesHard cider
  • CroppingGood
  • Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
  • Juice styleBittersweet (cider)
  • General resistanceAverage
  • FireblightSome resistance
  • Summer maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
  • Country of originFrance
  • Period of origin1700 - 1749
  • Fruit colorOrange flush
  • Fruit sizeAverage